Postdoctoral Research Associate

Massachusetts, United States
Salary Not specified
Jun 22, 2021
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Postdoctoral Research Associate

About Northeastern:
Founded in 1898, Northeastern is a global research university and the recognized leader in experience-driven lifelong learning. Our world-renowned experiential approach empowers our students, faculty, alumni, and partners to create impact far beyond the confines of discipline, degree, and campus.

Our locations—in Boston; Charlotte, North Carolina; London; Portland, Maine; San Francisco; Seattle; Silicon Valley; Toronto; Vancouver; and the Massachusetts communities of Burlington and Nahant—are nodes in our growing global university system. Through this network, we expand opportunities for flexible, student-centered learning and collaborative, solutions-focused research.

Northeastern's comprehensive array of undergraduate and graduate programs— in a variety of on-campus and online formats—lead to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools. Among these, we offer more than 195 multi-discipline majors and degrees designed to prepare students for purposeful lives and careers.

About the Opportunity:
We are seeking a postdoctoral scholar with experience in C. elegans molecular genetics, biological imaging, quantitative image analysis, and/or computational modeling to help lead a study on intra- and inter-cellular calcium signaling in the reproductive system of the nematode C. elegans. The ideal candidate will be self-motivated and organized, and able to work well in a diverse team of PhD, Masters, and Undergraduate students. The appointment generally does not extend beyond three years.

65% - Assist in initiating, executing, and completing clinical research and experiments.

20 % - Prepare and write research papers, presentations, grant proposals, etc.

10 % - Laboratory management

5 % - Train graduate students

Must have a Ph.D. or equivalent; be able to undertake substantially full-time research or scholarship; work under the supervision of a senior scholar.

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